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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A small arch built across the interior angle of two walls (usually to support a spire) v. - Cross one's eyes as if in strabismus; Draw back, as with fear or pain; Crouch down.

Usage examples (33)
  • "Now, Miss Lou," whispered Chunk, "I gwine ter wake Marse Scoville up by tootin 'lak a squinch-owl," and he did so briefly.
  • You tootin 'lak a squinch-owl en kin kep comp'ny wid squinch-owls. "
  • He flicked on the inside light, which-made my eyes squinch up.
  • You just have to squinch your mind up and look at this stuff the RightTM way. for more
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